Composition and Terms of Office
(i) There shall be a standing Interdivisional Committee on Terminology,
Nomenclature and Symbols, composed of a Chairman, a Secretary, up to
three Titular Members and up to three Associate Members as a "core"
membership and one Titular Member from each Division.
(ii) The President, in consultation with the Executive Committee, shall
appoint the Titular Members and the Associate Members. ICTNS and the
Division Presidents may propose names of persons suitably qualified
(iii) The period of service of the core Titular Members and Associate
Members shall be four years, renewable for a further term of four years.
The period of service for Titular Members from the Divisions shall be
two years, renewable up to a total of eight years.
(iv) The President, in consultation with the Executive Committee, shall
appoint the Chairman and the Secretary. ICTNS may propose candidates.
(v) The period of service of the Chairman and of the Secretary shall
be four years, renewable for a further term of four years. The sum of
the years of service as a Titular Member or as an Associate Member and
as the Chairman or the Secretary shall not exceed ten years.
(vi) The following organizations shall be invited to attend meetings
Bureau International des Poids et Mesures
International Organization for Standardization
International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
International Union of Crystallography
International Union of Nutritional Sciences
International Union of Pharmacology
International Union of Pure and Applied Physics